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Stats: Milestones achieved in SL vs Ban 3rd ODI

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The 3rd ODI between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh saw some players achieving important milestones in their career. The following are some of them:

* Kusal Janith Perera scored his maiden ODI 50 in his 7th ODI. He scored 56 runs and he is the 56th Sri Lankan to notch a 50+ score in ODIs.

* Tillakaratne Dilshan scored his 16th ODI Century and overcame Mahela Jayawardene‘s 15 ODI 100′s to become 2nd highest century scorer for his nation after Sanath Jayasuriya’s 28 tons.

* Tillakaratne Dilshan is among the 9 batsmen to have scored 16 or more 100′s in both Tests and ODIs, and is the only Sri Lankan to do so.

* Kumar Sangakkara became the 7th batsman to score 11000 ODI runs and the 2nd Sri Lankan after Sanath Jayasuriya’s 13430.

* Kumar Sangakkars is among the 7 batsmen who have scored 10000 runs in both Tests and ODIs.

* Dinesh Chandimal bagged his 6th ODI duck in his 53rd ODI.

* Abdur Razzak became the first Bangladeshi bowler and overall 34th bowler to reach 200 ODI wickets.

* Abdur Razzak achieved his 4th 5-wicket haul in ODIs. He is the only Bangladeshi bowler to get more than one 5-wicket haul in ODIs.


* Abdur Razzak is only the 19th player in ODIs to get 4 or more 5-wicket hauls in his career.

* Abdur Razzak’s figures of 5/62 with an economy rate of 6.2 are the 6th worst for a player taking 5 wickets in an innings with all 10 overs bowled (The worst are Gordon Goudie’s (Scotland) with 5/73 (10) vs Aus in 2009)

* Bangladesh won their 2nd ODI in Sri Lanka in the 27 total ODIs played. And it was their first against Sri Lanka in Sri Lanka in the 16 meets.

* Bangladesh’s wins vs 8 major teams: 7 vs WI, 5 vs NZ, 4 vs SL, 3 vs Ind, 2 vs Eng, 1 vs Aus, 1 vs Pak, 1 vs SA.

* Bangladesh has won 76 ODIs out of the 270 played. Most wins came vs Zim, 30 wins.

* Bangladesh’s recent win was their 22nd win outside Bangladesh.

* Tillakaratne Dilshan got his 4th Man of the Series award and 16th Man of the Match award. He is the joint-second Sri Lankan with 4 MoS awards with Sangakkara and Jayawardene. The highest for Lanka is Jayasuriya (11).

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